Title in red and black within woodcut architectural border; single column, black letter
"The psalter or psalmes of Dauid" has separate title page and register
Signature-mark "C" is under the "li" of "life."
Benton, J.H. The book of common prayer and books connected with its origin and growth
English short title catalogue
Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.)
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy bound in modern brown goatskin paneled and tooled in blind. Title stamped in gilt on the spine. Modern bibliographic inscriptions on verso of front free endpaper and front flyleaf recto. Presentation autograph, dated 1884, from John Nock Bagnall to Mary Willett on front flyleaf recto. Gatherings a⁸ and ¶⁸ intermixed and bound in the following order: a1, a2, a3, a4, ¶7, ¶8, a6, a7, a8, ¶1-¶6, a5 (correct order determined through comparison with British Library copy). Leaves a3 and a4 wanting and replaced in facsimile. Many leaves remargined and inserted, possibly from another copy or copies. Housed in a brown goatskin box by Zaehnsdorf.
No copyright page found. No table-of-contents pages found.
January 21, 2020 Subject:
text conversion unreadable
The text conversion (ASCII text) in the epub and "plain text" versions is unreadable. Perhaps the Blackletter font ("Gothic") images were OCR-ed with a program that reads only modern fonts. A few words survive showing it is not totally random.
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